Frugal Articles

Haven’t you heard? Frugal is the new cool! In Stay At Home Mum’s Frugal Articles section, you will find tips about maximising time, food, and resources and minimising waste.

Why You Should Buy A $135 Wedding Dress

Off the rack wedding dresses

How to Pay Less for Medical Expenses

Shipping Container Houses: Affordable and Sustainable or Tacky as Hell?

We look at the pros and cons of shipping container homes

Easy Meal Planning for Beginners

Meal Planning can save you thousands of dollars in grocery bills!

Why I'm A Tight Arse And Proud Of It

When you grow up without things, you're allowed to wear the title as a badge of honour

$20 Grocery Budget To Feed Your Family When You are Broke

$20 can buy enough to feed your family!

How To Feed A Big Family On A Budget

Meal planning made easy.

26 Must-Have Kitchen And Pantry Staples For Every Frugal Home

Here's What You Should Always Have On Hand

Victory Gardens are Making a Huge Comeback

How to Plant a Bee Friendly Garden

Cheapest and Best Mobile Plans for Teenagers

Get a good deal on both a phone and the plan for your teen

Where to Buy a Cheap Laptop Computer

One that suits the purpose, but won't cost the earth!

15 Nifty Uses for Bread Tags

Ingenious hacks for bread tags around the home.

98 Frugal Meal Ideas Using Pantry Staples

Lots of frugal meals, healthy and easily made recipes.

8 Ways to Keep On Top Of Your Bills

So you don't go broke!

15 Simple and Frugal Ways to Use Less Plastic

Let's take care of our environment!

10 Vintage Household Hacks To Improve Modern Living

Simple Tricks That Are Still Just As Useful Today